RFP – Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan Update

The Mankato/North Mankato Area Planning Organization (MAPO) has released a Request for Proposal (RFP) to solicit responses from qualified firms interested in services described in the proposal for the purposes of producing a comprehensive Americans with Disabilities Act Transition Plan Update in the MAPO planning area. The firm selected must have experience and expertise in multimodal transportation planning, including (but not limited to) project management, public engagement, data collection and analysis, financial resources, project implementation, and a clear understanding of the MPO planning process and federal and state requirements.

View the Request for Proposal. Interested parties may request paper copy delivery via U.S. mail at the below email or telephone contact.

Any inquiries regarding this notice should be directed to Chris Talamantez, MAPO Transportation Planner by email at ctalamantez@mankatomn.gov or by phone at (507) 387-8389.

Responders are requested to submit digital copies of proposals by 4:30p.m. on December 19, 2022. Digital copies shall be provided via PDF or file-sharing service to ctalamantez@mankatomn.gov.

Project description

Over 2018 – 2019, MAPO developed its inaugural ADA Transition Plan and Inventory for Public Rights-of-Way, which serves as the ADA Transition Plan and Inventory for MAPO partner agencies Blue Earth County, Eagle Lake, Mankato, Nicollet County, North Mankato, and Skyline. This study will update the ADA Transition Plan from 2018 for MAPO and the partner agencies. Bids for the update will include alternates for the remaining area of Blue Earth and Nicollet Counties outside of the MAPO planning area. Update will include review and update of existing GIS data, review of ADA-related infrastructure improvements by MAPO agencies since previous ADA Transition Plan. Total Project Cost (est.): $105,000. Anticipated completion: December 2023.